On the Boards

Winter Sunday Series 1 - Counting Icebergs
Season runs from 16th Jul 2017 to 16th Jul 2017

The first of our three rehearsed readings takes place next month.
This is a work by Australian playwright Frances Rouse.

An elderly woman, once married to a famous explorer, seeks to find solace through his journals and selective memory. She believes that, with the passing of time, she has accepted her past tragedies with equanimity, but her previous selves – the optimistic young woman, the bitter and angry middle-aged wife – will not let her go. As her life unfolds through conversations, arguments and confrontations, the reality is exposed. The woman’s name is Elizabeth Cook.

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In the Spotlight

Coming into the Spotlight in the second half of 2017

Posted on 19th June 2017

Winter Sunday Series: Rehearsed readings of three plays. Counting Icebergs by Frances Rouse, Sunday 16 July. Sherlock Holmes adapted by Ted Nye Sunday 20 August. Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas, Sunday 17 September.

1917: Until the Day Dawns by Keith Scott. This production is staged to mark the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele. It tells the story of three young Otago men and their experiences of the worst year of the Great War. Some experiences are shared, others are met alone. Some difficult truths are faced, others are not. One comes home, two do not. October 5 to 14.

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Upcoming Productions

Winter Sunday Series 1 - Counting Icebergs Opens 16th Jul

Hosted by Friends of the Globe Theatre Incorporated